AIX UNIX Administrator

TracFone Wireless   •  

Miami, FL

Industry: Telecommunications


Less than 5 years

Posted 178 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Highlights: 


  • Recognized leader: Rated #1 Prepaid Wireless Provider in the U.S.
  • Technology driven:   Opportunity to work with state-of-the-art technology
  • Teamwork: A supportive team environment that thrives on innovation.
  • Culture: An entrepreneurial focus, where ownership and ingenuity are expected.
  • Benefits: Excellent health benefits, Matching 401K, and education reimbursement. 




  • Support production, test and development hardware platforms by monitoring for issues, troubleshooting issues, and fulfilling end user requests.
  • Perform setup and configuration for network and storage dependent devices
  • Setup installation of monitoring and security products. OS hardening
  • Perform patch management and system upgrades
  • Monitor and identify performance and security issues and escalate or resolve
  • Install and configure new equipment, break / fix maintenance on equipment, participate in data center moves of equipment, inventory, asset management and configuration management
  • Support IBM SAN and related servers and appliances

Required Experience

  • A BS degree in computer science or Information Technology or a related field or equivalent combination of education and or experience.
  • IBM/AIX or related certifications a plus.
  • Three to five years of previous systems administration experience on multiple hardware platforms and operating systems in a large environment (at least 200 servers). A minimum of three years experience in AIX environment is required.
  • 3-5 years in Tivoli suite products, TSM.
  • 3-5 years in IBM Pxx series
  • 3-5 years of IBM or EMC storage
  • 3 years of IBM Information Archive
  • 3 years of IBM PowerVM and Power HA
  • 3 years of SAN Fabric experience. Brocade and rebranded Brocade IBM or HP
  • Knowledge in IBM PDOA appliance or equivalent distributed system and databasearchitecture
  • Skilled in IBM system HA technology (HACMP or similar)
  • Skilled in Live Partition Mobility
  • Knowledge of Linux, Solaris and HP-UX is highly desirable. General operational knowledge of DB2 databases is preferred
  • Knowledge of UNIX/Linux operating environments and client server technology (DBMS, WebLogic, jBoss, Websphere, Coldfusion, etc).
  • Knowledge of networking concepts.
  • Knowledge of Data Power appliances.
  • Working skill level in system performance tuning and troubleshooting.